Thousands of researchers and student employees at the 10 University of California campuses have gone on strike in an effort to secure improved pay and working conditions.
North Carolina has long attracted residents-to-be with its top-notch universities, thriving economy and gorgeous natural scenery. In 2022, it was named America's Top State for Business by CNBC. ...
The Sarasota County School Board's effort to fire Superintendent Brennan Asplen is being conducted with little openness, fairness or logic.
- LA Times
A week before Thanksgiving break, Whittier College announced it would end its NCAA Division III football, lacrosse and golf programs.
- Detroit Free Press
Two school board members who resigned turn whistleblowers and say Ethan Crumbley should have been sent home under a policy administrators ignored.
- The Conversation
Lately, there has been a lot of discussion highlighting the need for incorporating social sciences in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) disciplines in order to foster creativity, increase empathy and create a better understanding of the human condition among scientists. Unfortunately, however, all this talk hasn’t changed the reality on the ground. As a researcher and teacher in biomedical engineering, looking at the fundamental functions of the human body, I feel that we i
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
7 books have been removed from Elmbrook school libraries amid an organized effort to ban books across Wisconsin
Months after the implementation of a new Elmbrook School District library policy, seven books have been removed from circulation.
Meet a Republican who would have all $10,000 of his student loans canceled under Biden's plan but thinks it's an unfair policy
Matthew, 28, would get all of his loans forgiven under the program, but he predicts the Supreme Court will overturn it.
- Detroit Free Press
Two former school board members plan to make public information that they allege shows the district is lying to victims' families and the public.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Newly elected Arizona superintendent of public instruction Tom Horne outlines a plan to accomplish his top priority: Bolstering student achievement.
- The State
The University of South Carolina, the city of Columbia and the South Carolina Department of Transportation have been looking at a South Main Street remodel for years. Work is finally moving forward.
- The Gainesville Sun
Students in the UF oral history program shared with the community what they learned and experienced during their annual trip to the Mississippi Delta.
- Fox News
Brazil school shootings: Police say 16-year-old suspect wore swastika pinned to vest during deadly rampage
Brazilian police say the 16-year-old suspect, whose father is a military police officer, carried out the school shootings while wearing a swastika on his bulletproof vest.
- LA Times
The strike of 48,000 University of California workers may have long-lasting consequences to the system's teaching and research excellence, some fear.
A suspect or suspects have not been identified in the murders of four University of Idaho students who were found stabbed to death in a Moscow, Idaho, home, according to police.
- The Tennessean
This school year, Metro Nashville Public Schools has confiscated a rash of guns on the grounds of more than a half dozen schools.
Organizations took the fast track to a world dominated by remote technology, which meant that business leaders had to make a more concerted effort to be “human.” COVID had a personal dimension that affected people in so many different ways. No one had the answers, of course, but lending an empathetic ear and facing these challenges together somehow made the world a little safer and more manageable.
As a strike of 48,000 academic workers at the University of California stretches into a third week, schools across the country are watching
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Security and crime expert provides ‘back to the basics’ advice as crime creeps closer to college campuses
A handful of college campuses from coast to coast are navigating crime issues as violence creeps closer to campus — or are beefing up security after tragedy struck their community.
- The 74
Two months into the new school year — with few quarantines, fewer masks, and the flu and respiratory illness replacing COVID as the biggest health issues — student attendance still lags behind where it was before the pandemic. Like achievement scores, attendance rates appear unlikely to return to normal without some extra effort and spending. […]
Students at the University of Idaho are expected to return to campus Monday following the quadruple murder of students two weeks ago.